The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ATG products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ATG over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ATG (Art Technology Group).

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ATG
Rank 399 415 482
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +67
Contract jobs citing ATG 159 107 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 51 59
Average daily rate £500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.75
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23572 20174 25406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.90% 46.72% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13513 11085 13351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1038 1111 1254
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.32 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.42% -3.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £39.53 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
ATG
UK

ATG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ATG Jobs Demand Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Daily Rate Trend in England

ATG
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ATG across the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ATG Daily Rate Histogram in England

ATG
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ATG across the England region.

ATG Hourly Rate Trend in England

ATG
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ATG within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London +13 109 £525 +16.66% 31
South East -16 23 £388 -11.42% 4
East of England -27 12 £400 +6.66% 2
West Midlands -16 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 - - 1
North West - 2 - - 3
South West - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
South Coast - - - -
ATG
UK

ATG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG.

1 230 (80.70%) E-Commerce
2 158 (55.44%) Retail
3 124 (43.51%) Java
4 97 (34.04%) Oracle
5 95 (33.33%) J2EE
6 82 (28.77%) Endeca
7 80 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
8 73 (25.61%) HTML
9 71 (24.91%) XML
10 67 (23.51%) JavaScript
11 57 (20.00%) Content Management
12 55 (19.30%) JSP
13 52 (18.25%) Ant
13 52 (18.25%) WebSphere
13 52 (18.25%) hybris
14 51 (17.89%) Subversion
14 51 (17.89%) Scrum
15 49 (17.19%) CSS
15 49 (17.19%) UML
16 45 (15.79%) OO
16 45 (15.79%) Struts
16 45 (15.79%) Ajax
17 42 (14.74%) Internet
18 40 (14.04%) IBM
19 35 (12.28%) Web Services
19 35 (12.28%) SOAP
19 35 (12.28%) Spring
19 35 (12.28%) jQuery
20 33 (11.58%) Linux
20 33 (11.58%) Eclipse

ATG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ATG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ATG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 52 (18.25%) WebSphere
2 25 (8.77%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (8.07%) WebLogic
4 19 (6.67%) MQSeries
5 15 (5.26%) CMS
6 11 (3.86%) Apache
7 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
7 7 (2.46%) Mule
7 7 (2.46%) Apache Solr
7 7 (2.46%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (2.11%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.70%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.70%) Drupal
11 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.70%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.70%) Liferay
11 2 (0.70%) ATG Dynamo
Applications
1 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
1 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.70%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.35%) InDesign
3 1 (0.35%) MS Project
3 1 (0.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (7.37%) Tridion
2 12 (4.21%) Magento
3 3 (1.05%) nopCommerce
3 3 (1.05%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle BRM
4 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.35%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.70%) SaaS
1 2 (0.70%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 42 (14.74%) Internet
2 19 (6.67%) Intranet
3 6 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.47%) Relational Database
2 21 (7.37%) DB2
3 19 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (2.11%) Oracle Database
5 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.75%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (18.25%) Ant
2 51 (17.89%) Subversion
3 33 (11.58%) Eclipse
4 28 (9.82%) Maven
5 22 (7.72%) JUnit
6 19 (6.67%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 19 (6.67%) Log4j
7 11 (3.86%) JIRA
8 8 (2.81%) Selenium
9 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
9 7 (2.46%) Grunt
9 7 (2.46%) Bower
10 3 (1.05%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.05%) Sahi
10 3 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.70%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
General
1 158 (55.44%) Retail
2 27 (9.47%) Finance
3 21 (7.37%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.21%) Publishing
5 11 (3.86%) Advertising
6 8 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.81%) Marketing
7 3 (1.05%) Billing
8 2 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (32.63%) Developer
2 65 (22.81%) Architect
3 53 (18.60%) Analyst
4 46 (16.14%) Business Analyst
5 31 (10.88%) Java Developer
6 24 (8.42%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (7.02%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
8 19 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
9 18 (6.32%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 14 (4.91%) Designer
10 14 (4.91%) Consultant
11 13 (4.56%) UI Programmer
11 13 (4.56%) UI Developer
12 12 (4.21%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.86%) Front-End Developer
13 11 (3.86%) E-Commerce Manager
14 9 (3.16%) E-Commerce Project Manager
14 9 (3.16%) Solutions Designer
15 8 (2.81%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (33.33%) J2EE
2 73 (25.61%) HTML
3 71 (24.91%) XML
4 55 (19.30%) JSP
5 49 (17.19%) CSS
6 45 (15.79%) Struts
6 45 (15.79%) Ajax
7 35 (12.28%) Spring
7 35 (12.28%) Web Services
7 35 (12.28%) SOAP
7 35 (12.28%) jQuery
8 32 (11.23%) Servlets
9 29 (10.18%) RESTful
10 26 (9.12%) JSTL
10 26 (9.12%) Middleware
11 25 (8.77%) XSLT
12 24 (8.42%) XSL
13 23 (8.07%) XSD
13 23 (8.07%) JDBC
13 23 (8.07%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (9.47%) Social Media
2 25 (8.77%) iPad
3 19 (6.67%) Firmware
3 19 (6.67%) Web 2.0
3 19 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (1.75%) Clustering
4 5 (1.75%) PKI
5 4 (1.40%) W3C
5 4 (1.40%) Open Source
6 3 (1.05%) FMCG
6 3 (1.05%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.70%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.35%) Google Search Appliance
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.35%) PMI
8 1 (0.35%) NHS
8 1 (0.35%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.58%) Linux
2 20 (7.02%) UNIX
3 19 (6.67%) HPUX
3 19 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (0.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (80.70%) E-Commerce
2 80 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (20.00%) Content Management
4 51 (17.89%) Scrum
5 49 (17.19%) UML
6 45 (15.79%) OO
7 31 (10.88%) Project Management
7 31 (10.88%) Waterfall
8 30 (10.53%) TDD
9 26 (9.12%) ERP
10 24 (8.42%) CRM
10 24 (8.42%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (7.37%) Web Development
12 20 (7.02%) Business Analysis
12 20 (7.02%) RAD
13 19 (6.67%) Network Design
14 18 (6.32%) Data Modelling
15 15 (5.26%) SOA
15 15 (5.26%) Test Scripting
16 13 (4.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 124 (43.51%) Java
2 67 (23.51%) JavaScript
3 30 (10.53%) SQL
4 21 (7.37%) XPath
5 19 (6.67%) Perl
5 19 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 10 (3.51%) Groovy
7 2 (0.70%) PHP
8 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (2.11%) ISEB
1 6 (2.11%) ISTQB
1 6 (2.11%) Degree
2 3 (1.05%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.21%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.75%) CA SiteMinder
1 5 (1.75%) OpenSSO
2 3 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.35%) Nagios
3 1 (0.35%) Cacti
3 1 (0.35%) Puppet
3 1 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 97 (34.04%) Oracle
2 82 (28.77%) Endeca
3 52 (18.25%) hybris
4 40 (14.04%) IBM
5 33 (11.58%) Elastic Path
6 23 (8.07%) Perforce
7 22 (7.72%) JBoss
8 19 (6.67%) Interwoven
8 19 (6.67%) Blue Martini
9 17 (5.96%) Demandware
10 15 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
11 11 (3.86%) Adobe
12 7 (2.46%) SAP
13 6 (2.11%) Apple
14 5 (1.75%) BEA
15 4 (1.40%) Siebel
15 4 (1.40%) Twitter
15 4 (1.40%) Google
15 4 (1.40%) EPiServer
16 3 (1.05%) FatWire
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